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Maine's New Probate Code: Live (PRACPRO) *
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4/10/2019 to 4/11/2019
When: Wednesday, April 10 - Thursday, April 11, 2019
See brochure for details!
Where: Freeport: Hilton Garden Inn

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Registration is OPEN for April 11 only.

Registration is CLOSED for April 10 (seating has reached capacity).

Wednesday, April 10 | CLE Credits: 5.50 (Registration closed for April 10)
Overview of Maine’s New Probate Code: The program will cover the most notable changes to Maine’s Probate Code in the recodification to Title 18-C that becomes effective 7/1/2019, and Maine’s adoption of the Uniform Statutory Rule Against Perpetuities.
Topics include:
• A
rticles 1 (General Provisions, Definitions & Jurisdiction), 2 (Intestacy, Wills & Donative

Transfers), 3 (Probate of Wills & Administration), and 4 (Foreign Personal Representatives;


Article 6, the Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act, and the Uniform Statutory Rule
against Perpetuities

The Maine Uniform Guardianship, Conservatorship & Protective Proceedings Act – Parts 1

(General Provisions), 3 (Adult Guardianship), 4 (Conservatorship), and 5 (Other Protective


David J. Backer, Esq., Barbara A. Carlin, Esq., Staci K. Converse, Esq., Miles C. Hunt, Esq.,
Jeffrey W. Jones, Esq., Justin LeBlanc, Esq., The Hon. Richard M. Morton (Ret.), Patricia A.
Nelson-Reade, R.N., Esq. & Kenleigh A. Nicoletta, Esq.
Thursday, April 11 | CLE Credits: 2.75
Minor Guardianship and Adoption under Maine’s Revised Probate Code:Overview, Implementation, and Practice Tips
: This program will provide essential information about substantive changes to Maine’sminor guardianship and adoption laws enacted in the new Maine Uniform Probate Code (P.L 2017, Chapter 402). The program includes an overview of the new provisions(including their development and objectives), an update on the implementation of the
provisions in the District and Probate courts, practice tips, and an opportunity for Q&A.

Topics include:
Minor Guardianship: Overview, Implementation in the Courts, Practice Tipcs & Q&A.
Adoption: Overview, Implementation in the Courts, Practice Tipcs & Q&A.

Jane S.E. Clayton, Esq., The Hon. Amy L. Faircloth, The Hon. E. Mary Kelly & Prof. Deirdre M. Smith


APRIL 11, 2019
MSBA Member: $165
CLE Club Member: $125
Support Staff of Club Member: $125
Non-Attorney Professional: $155
Non-Member:* $265
  *Report credits to PA: $25
Legal Support Staff/Paralegal: $135
MSBA Student Member: $20


A link to program materials will be provided by email to all registrants prior to the program. Printed materials will not be available at the program.

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  • Members: If you are a member of the MSBA, please sign in to receive the member rate.
  • Non-Members & Non-Attorneys: If you have attended any MSBA event in the past, you have an account with us. If you do not know your username or password, please call the MSBA. We will provide you with login credentials so you can register online.
  • If you have never attended an MSBA event: Please call the MSBA or mail or fax this registration form to register.

For those in need of lodging, the Hilton Garden Inn in Freeport offers MSBA registrants a
discounted corporate rate starting at $115.00 per night, plus applicable tax. Call the hotel directly at 207-865-1433 and select #1 for new reservations. You MUST specify you are registering at the corporate rate for the Maine State Bar Association.


Walk-in registrations are welcome and
payment must be made at the time of registration. Walk-in registrants will receive the link at the program to download the materials.
Full refunds will be given to those who cancel by 4:30 p.m., 5 working days prior to the program. Registrants who cancel after this deadline but prior to the program date will be charged an administrative fee of $15 per credit hour, but may choose to receive either the seminar video package (if applicable) for self-study credit or a credit towards another seminar for the remaining balance. A link to download and print the materials will be sent to those who fail to cancel in advance. QUESTIONS? CONTACT US!


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